KAHLIL KWAME BELL (Percussionist, Drummer, Composer) May music fill your day. BIOGRAPHY Kahlil Kwame Bell has been called one of the most prolific musicians in the industry today. His career began at a mere two years of age when his father and uncle introduced him to West African drumming of the Ancient Mali Empire. He furthered his study of drumming at Bloomingdale House of Music at age ten. By the age of fifteen, he enrolled at the Harlem School of the Arts. Upon his arrival, he received his... Topic: Kahlil Kwame Bell
Tears and laughter -- Between night & morn -- Secrets of the heart -- Spirits rebellious -- The broken wings -- The voice of the master -- Thoughts and meditations -- A self-portrait -- Mirrors of the soul -- The wisdom of Kahlil Gibran Topic: Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931
"Contain[s] the texts of Secrets of the heart, Tears and laughter, and Spirits rebellious, together with hitherto unpublished writings by Gibran."--Dust jacket Topics: Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931, Mysticism
Set in a Mediterranean sea-side village, Kamila (Salma Hayek) cleans house for exiled artist and poet Mustafa (Liam Neeson), but the more difficult job is keeping her free-spirited young daughter, Almitra, (Quvenzhané Wallis) out of trouble. The three embark on a journey meant to end with Mustafa’s return home – but first they must evade the authorities who fear that the truth in his words will incite rebellion. Featuring music from Damien Rice, Glen Hansard and Yo-Yo Ma. Topic: Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet Trailer
The poet from Baalbek -- The return of the beloved -- Union -- My soul preached to me -- The sons of the goddess and the grandsons of the monkeys -- Decayed teeth -- Mister Gabber -- In the dark night -- The silver-plated turd -- Martha -- Vision -- Communion of spirits -- Under the sun -- A glance at the future -- The goddess of fantasy -- History and the nation -- The speechless animal -- Poets and poems -- Among the ruins -- At the door of the temple -- Narcotics and dissecting knives -- The... Topics: Gibran, Kahlil, 1883-1931, Mysticism
A film of the poem "The Great Longing" by Kahlil Gibran (1883-1931). Images and narration taken from the Internet Archive - a Prelinger Mash-up. Topics: mashup, poetry, poem, kahlilgibran, gibran, kahlil, greatlonging
"On his last day in office, the author's fictional effigy of the 43rd president addresses an adoring throng of cronies, henchmen and monied interests as he waits to be choppered out into history. His farewell speech, rendered here in an inspired pastiche of Khalil Gibran's The Prophet, is a celebration of heedless militarism, arrogant wealth, callow pleasure-seeking and smug entitlement, all expressed in a hilarious pseudo-scriptural mishmash of poetic aphorism and good-ole-boy... Topics: Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-, Bush, George W. (George Walker), 1946-, Gibran, Kahlil,...
The Garden of the Prophet - sequel to The Prophet - narrates Almustafa's further discussions with his followers after a long intervening absence. As before, new topics are introduced as sequential discourses between Almustafa and a disciple: covering an wide range of subjects that describe how a person might best live a happy and illumined life. Almustafa's vivid imagery and striking allegories provide powerful insights into mankind's deepest motivating fears and desires. Topics: Kahlil, Gibran, Philosophy, Poetry, Poem, The Garden of The Prophet, The Prophet